We are proud to recognise one of Melbourne’s most influential philanthropists, Fleur Spitzer OAM, and are grateful to her daughter Ondine for enabling the establishment of this Sub-Fund allowing us to continue her legacy.
Since the 1980s, Fleur’s generosity and philanthropy have had an immeasurable impact on the lives of many people in the community and she has been a shining example for other female philanthropists.
For nearly 20 years her support of the Victorian Women’s Trust has not wavered. She has always funded projects that assist women and girls who were doing it tough in the face of real and prolonged disadvantage.
The principles of social change and justice have been the cornerstone of Fleur Spitzer’s image of a better world and for this reason the Sub-Fund will support projects that:
We welcome donations to this Sub-Fund. All contributions help build the financial pool for making grants and are fully tax-deductible.
Would you like to make lasting impact in the community? Are you passionate about strategic, gender-wise philanthropy?
Establishing a Sub-Fund within the Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust is a practical and lasting way for you to strategically invest in advancing opportunities or reducing barriers for women and girls in Victoria without any administrative burden.